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70 People Detained for Protesting New Farm Laws Near Krishi Bhavan in Delhi

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A case was registered underneath related sections at Parliament Street police station towards the protesters, police mentioned, including they have been later launched.

  • PTI New Delhi
  • Last Updated: October 15, 2020, 11:07 PM IST
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A complete of 70 individuals who had gathered on the Krishi Bhawan in central Delhi on Thursday to protest the three lately enacted central farm legal guidelines have been detained by the Delhi Police, officers mentioned. Police mentioned 70 individuals have been detained earlier than they might begin their protest at 12 pm.

Police obtained data that some Shiromani Akali Dal leaders, together with farmers from Punjab, may maintain a protest on the Krishi Bhawan, following which essential police deployment was finished. At 12.15 pm, some individuals, underneath the management of Parambans Singh, president of the youth wing of the occasion, gathered together with a number of supporters.

They have been knowledgeable that protest could be allowed in view of COVID-19 pointers and part 144 order issued by ACP, Parliament Street, a senior police officer mentioned. However, they didn’t pay heed to the warnings and began shouting slogans. A complete of 70 protesters have been detained and despatched to Mandir Marg police station, the officer mentioned. A case was registered underneath related sections at Parliament Street police station towards the protesters. They have been later launched, police added.

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